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Job Summary

  • Dublin West
  • Permanent
  • 1763
  • Mar 01, 2023
  • Competitive
Job Description

NBI is looking for a Network Deployment Engineer who wants to jump in head-first and work in a mission-driven company experiencing rapid growth.

About us

We're National Broadband Ireland and we're delivering the largest telecommunications project that Ireland has ever seen. We're designing, building and operating Ireland's new, high-speed wholesale broadband network under the National Broadband Plan. Our aim is to radically transform the country's broadband landscape through the delivery of quality, affordable high-speed broadband to all parts of Ireland where such services are not available commercially.

The NBI™ network using a combination of State subsidy and commercial investment will deliver high-speed broadband to over 1.1 million people and over 554,000 premises in Ireland. No matter how remote or rural, no town, village or community will be left behind. NBI will be responsible for the management of the new national broadband network for the next 25 years.

To hear more about our colleagues working on the rollout of the National Broadband Plan, please click here.

Key Objectives / Accountabilities:

NBI is looking for a Network Deployment Engineer who wants to jump in head-first and work in a mission-driven company experiencing rapid growth. You are comfortable with a constantly changing environment. You will directly contribute to the building of a state of the art Fibre Network that will be future proofed to cater for the demands of a digital tomorrow. You will be working with a team of experts with deep domain expertise across OSS, OLT, ONT, DWDM & IP domains. You get the importance of team work and you understand the importance of developing a strong relationship with our Network Operations teams as well as working alongside 3rd party vendors.

You will work with a diverse team of people with Telecoms and IT expertise and you will be responsible for building a state of the art network with a nationwide reach.

Key deliverables

  • Design and build of the Backhaul Network, including Metro backhaul and National backhaul
  • Provide technical support on the network deployment project.
  • Responsible for the delivery of Physical & logical Interconnect Services
  • Responsible for the delivery of bespoke Customer circuit delivery
  • Responsible for the preparation of customer handover packs to specification and submission for acceptance
  • Work with the Network Operations teams to deliver continuous improvement of the network performance

Knowledge & Experience:

  • 3rd Level qualification in a Science, Engineering or telecommunications field.
  • 2 - 5 years' experience in the Telecommunications industry,
  • Good understanding of network systems, including circuit design and resilient network implementation.
  • Very good knowledge of Transmission systems
  • Excellent knowledge of Layer 2 protocol
  • Experience with network capacity management
  • Previous experience planning and delivering end-to-end connectivity across multiple technical domains (IP, xWDM, access technologies) would be a distinct advantage.
  • Familiarity with Nokia systems is an advantage.
  • Excellent ambassador for NBI, promoting the organisation and role modelling NBI's values.
  • Be able to manage multiple competing deliverables, ensuring end to end delivery and operational acceptance
  • A full divers licence